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El Cid Mexican Cuisine

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41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
+1 559-683-0282
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“chips and salsa” (50 reviews)
“enchiladas” (43 reviews)
“albondigas soup” (15 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
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1 - 10 of 579 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

An early dinner after arriving in Oakhurst ~ excellent service! Almost too rushed. Margaritas were good. Guacamole was average but small size was more than enough for 2 people. Chips were made in-house. Entrees were generously sized and spicy - nicely spiced. Moderately priced. I...More

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped by El Cid after a long hike at Half Dome. I was pleasantly surprised with the quality of the food and the service.

Thank Gökay D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First Mexican in CA after being in Texas so perhaps things are a bit different. Ordered fajitas and was a bit dissappointed with no skillet, no sour cream, no cheese or salsa with them. Otherwise it was nice enough. Free chips and salsa to start,...More

Thank Dr_Effingpot
Reviewed 5 days ago

After a full day of hiking in Yosemite, we were looking for a filling dinner, and El Cid was a perfect choice. All of the food was fresh and made to order, with generous portions. We will be back the next time we are in...More

1  Thank jandk727
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us ate here during a visit to Yosemite NP. We had noticed the place was always crowded but had received mixed reviews on TA. Our trial run found the place to be quaint, with friendly helpful staff and the food was good.

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a restaurant that served late and they were the only place in town available after 9 p.m. Very accommodating and never felt rushed. Food was great, too. Will go again.

1  Thank Julie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, drinks and view from dinning area and just a few miles from South Gate hotel. Reasonable priced.

Thank Art N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I guess you have to be a local to get good service. While other tables were treated with top notch service as servers called them by name, our waitress barely noticed us. We are always super nice to our servers and even leave our table...More

Thank Nicole W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had everything from a taco salad to tacos and taqueria. Everything was tasty, but it won’t blow you away. The service was quick and they were right on the tortilla chip refills.

Thank Ajdpistons
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent meel at a grear price. The whole restaurant worked together to make it a 5 star experience.

Thank Stephen H
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May 23, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 559-683-0282
  • E-mail
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